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Last update at: May 26, 2015 01:01 am
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Construction Projects
Project Name Project Number WYDOT Contact Contractor Contact Start Date Completion Date Description Town(s) Milepost(s) Surface Delays Last Updated
Cheyenne - Torrington (Lodgepole Creek Section) SCP-TC-N252029 Wayne Shenefelt
630-8462
Simon Contractors and Subsidiaries
Cheyenne, WY
307-632-7900
2015-Apr-20 2015-Oct-31 rading, milling plant mix, pit run subbase, bituminous pavement surfacing, chip seal, reclaimed asphalt widening, bridge rehabilitation, guardrail and miscellaneous work on 10.10 miles on US 85 MP 17 to MP 27.3 between Cheyenne and Torrington (Lodgepole Creek Section). MP 23-24 one lane road controlled by traffic signal. Expect up to 5 minute delays. MP 17-20 one lane road with pilot car operation. Grooved and paved surfacing. Expect up to 15 minute delays. MP 20-27.3 grooved surface. Speed reductions throughout project.   16.94 to 27 Paved, Gravel, Dirt, Milled 15 minute delays with stopped conditions May 22, 2015 11:05 am

Conditions
City Location Conditions Advisories Restrictions Last Report Time Cameras Sensors
Cheyenne
NWS Forecast
Between the Colorado State Line and Cheyenne Dry None   May 26, 2015 12:50 am    
Between Cheyenne and Meriden Dry None   May 26, 2015 12:50 am
Torrington
NWS Forecast
Between Meriden and WY 151, Bear Mountain Station Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am  
Between WY 151, Bear Mountain Station and WY 152/161, Silvertip Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am    
Between WY 152/161, Silvertip and Torrington Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am    
Between Torrington and Lingle Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am    
Between Lingle and Jay Em Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am  
Lusk
NWS Forecast
Between Jay Em and Lusk Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am    
Between Lusk and Mule Creek Jct Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:00 am  
Newcastle
NWS Forecast
Between Mule Creek Jct and Newcastle Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:01 am  
Between Newcastle and the South Dakota State Line Dry None   May 26, 2015 01:01 am    

District Comments
District 1 I 25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open, however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage. 
District 2 I25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open, however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 4 I 90: The Sundance Rest Area and Port of Entry at milepost 189 are closed until further notice.  

*Chain Law - Level 1 Definition
**Chain Law - Level 2 Definition
Other Definitions

Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.


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